Tarpon Springs Becomes Florida’s First Official Traditional Cultural Property

The National Park Service added the Tarpon Springs Greektown Historic District in Pinellas County to the Register of Historic Places on June 2, 2014....

Charlie Crist to Run for Florida Governor; Again!

Charlie Crist, announced that he will seek to become Florida's governor for the second time during a rally in St. Petersburg, FL. The former...

Andrew Liveris and Nicole Petallides to Address Leadership 100 Conference

Andrew Liveris, Nicole Petallides and Rev. Fr. Charles Joanides will address a prominent crowd of Greek-Americans at the 21st annual Leadership 100 conference which will...
Opening Opa-Locka-Earth Friendly Products

Gala Celebration for Earth Friendly Products’ New Plant Generates Anticipation, Enthusiasm & Its Own...

When Earth Friendly Products opens its sparkling new ultra green Southeastern Division manufacturing facility on Friday, Nov. 9, the heat in Miami will be...

Sellout Artists Promote Greece with…Placemats and Disposable Cups

“Live Your Myth in Greece” is the slogan we hear all across New York City and Athens, Greece. Whether it is on the subway...

Epiphany Celebration in Tarpon

On January 6, the coastal city of Tarpon will celebrate its 108th Epiphany ceremony. It is estimated that 25,ooo spectators will attend the largest...
Archbishop with Charles and Connie Cotros Leadership 100

Leadership 100 Celebrates 30 Years; Honors Seleni, SNF, Furris

The Archbishop Iakovos Leadership 100 Endowment Fund, one of the most prominent charitable Greek organizations in America, celebrated its 30th year anniversary, February 13-16,...

Greek Man Charged with Killing Grandparents

A 22-year-old Greek man is under arrest, charged in the murders of his elderly grandparents. George Stephen Georgiou is charged with two counts of first-degree...

Florida Folk Heritage Award honors Tarpon Greek sponge diver

The Tarpon Springs Department of Cultural and Civic Services recently announced that Anastasios "Taso" Karistinos was the recipient of a 2010 Florida Folk Heritage...

Grandson Inherits Tradition of Carving Tarpon Springs Epiphany Cross

Since the age of 6, Nicholas Souder (photo) has watched or participated in the creation of the coveted Epiphany cross. Souder, now 24, watched as...

Greek Easter Fireworks Pose Problem for Tarpon Springs, FL

Thousands of Greeks, mostly of Dodecanese origin, live in Tarpon Springs, Florida, and celebrate Easter in the traditional way. They color eggs, grill lambs...

Tarpon Springs: Greeks Ready for Epiphany Celebration

The Baptism of Jesus Christ by St. John the Baptist in the River Jordan will be celebrated on Friday, Jan. 6, at St. Nicholas...

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